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Environmental fate & pathways

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EDTA and its complexes/salts are not readily biodegradable (according to OECD criteria) but subcategory 1 members are not persistent based on biodegradation observed in ready biodegradadtion tests performed under enhanced conditions. This is confirmed by studies investigating the biodegradability in soil.

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